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Coney Island: 1905
... affected. - Dave] Couney on Coney "Growing Up On Long Island" is being presented at the Long Island Museum in Stony Brook until the fall. Included is the story of Dr. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/03/2012 - 3:03pm -

Coney Island: 1905

Deer Island Light: 1906
... went to Deer Island, but at least one colony was sent to Long Island. "During the winter of 1675-76 some 500 American Indians were ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/24/2011 - 8:07am -

Deer Island Light: 1906

Chez Chintz: 1942
... May 12, 1942. "William S. Paley, residence in Manhasset, Long Island, New York. Living room, to large window." Large-format acetate ... this room and the rest of the house is at a blog on Old Long Island . (The Gallery, Gottscho-Schleisner) ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/09/2021 - 6:13pm -

Chez Chintz: 1942

Long Island Luxe: 1952
... residence at Lattingtown Harbor Estates, Locust Valley, Long Island, New York." Gottscho-Schleisner photo. View full size. Not ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 04/17/2013 - 10:42am -

Long Island Luxe: 1952

Manhasset 346: 1942
... May 12, 1942. "William S. Paley, residence in Manhasset, Long Island, New York. Library, telephone table." 5x7 acetate negative by ... the Wikipedia pic of him to this comment. And a bit of Long Island anti-Semitism history from Wikipedia: "Paley married divorcée, ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/11/2021 - 3:52pm -

Manhasset 346: 1942

When Frilly Met Paley: 1942
... 19, 1942. "William S. Paley, residence in Manhasset, Long Island. Mrs. Paley's bedroom, to bed." 5x7 acetate negative by ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/10/2021 - 12:57pm -

When Frilly Met Paley: 1942

No Left Turn: 1948
... 20, 1948. "E.R. Squibb & Son, Northern Boulevard, Long Island City, New York. Harold Burson, client." Note the abundance of ... Yard was the largest coach yard in the world. Also In Long Island City The Van Iderstine Rendering Company, founded in 1855 and at ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/30/2013 - 12:18pm -

No Left Turn: 1948

Island Rockers: 1904
... retreat that didn't require a great deal of travel. The Long Island Rail Road's Greenport terminal was, and is, adjacent to one of the ... with two n's. Manhasset is a town at the other end of Long Island. - Dave] Error corrected. Both spellings are variants of the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/03/2014 - 3:13pm -

Island Rockers: 1904

Chrysler Building: 1932
... a comment on the recent string of NYC photos. I grew up on Long Island and could see lower Manhattan from my school's playground. I always ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/31/2012 - 2:52pm -

Chrysler Building: 1932

Our Lady of Lourdes School
... the Drive for a few years until 1956, then it was off to Long Island to raise our six children. In friendship and love hearing from ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/14/2017 - 11:50am -

Our Lady of Lourdes School

Flats Fixed: 1937
... Who can locate the intersection? View full size. Long Island If this is NY State Route 25, and based on the design of the ... well be, then somewhere along the rolling North Shore of Long Island -- Manhasset, perhaps? The flowers for sale often indicate a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/08/2013 - 11:50am -

Flats Fixed: 1937

Over the River: 1909
... tower. The masonry pier of the third tower marks the Long Island City shoreline. In front of it is the Blackwell's Island warden's ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/18/2012 - 6:57pm -

Over the River: 1909

Mass Transit: 1910
... breezy. Then and Now The tracks are gone and the Long Island RR Building in the back was transformed into a mall. The small ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 12/14/2020 - 1:25pm -

Mass Transit: 1910

Out for a Spin: 1904
... and Patchogue Avenue are in two very different parts of Long Island. And Shelter Island sits even farther away, out between the forks at the far eastern end of Long Island. The car I found a photo of another example of the car, in a ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/23/2019 - 12:06pm -

Out for a Spin: 1904

3 Long: 1904
Circa 1904. "Long Beach Hotel, Long Beach, Long Island, N.Y." On July 29, 1907, this "Riviera of the East" burned to the ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/12/2018 - 12:11pm -

3 Long: 1904

First Across: 1919
... flying boat, designed by Glenn Curtiss, at Rockaway Beach, Long Island, New York. The NC-4 was the first aircraft to cross the Atlantic ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/10/2019 - 2:19pm -

First Across: 1919

Century Road Club: 1913
... Run from Columbus Circle in Manhattan to Hicksville, Long Island and back. The race, sponsored by the Century Road Club [bicycle] ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/13/2013 - 3:25pm -

Century Road Club: 1913

Forest Brook: 1956
... 8, 1956. "Forest Brook Elementary School, Hauppauge, Long Island. Classroom and teacher." For those of a certain demographic, this ... Ol' '56 I was in third grade in Hempstead, Long Island then. Ike was president and the world 'champeen' Brooklyn Dodgers ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/14/2013 - 7:14am -

Forest Brook: 1956

D-Day: New York
... sold exclusively through James Waters Chrysler Agency in Long Island City, Queens. The price for a new one was about $1100. I once ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 06/06/2013 - 10:25am -

D-Day: New York

Sausalito: 1958
... to the P1800 of 1962. And a Volvo dealer, Volvoville on Long Island, NY, later converted a few P1800 coupes into convertibles, but ... 
 
Posted by Rute Boye - 07/25/2012 - 8:30pm -

Sausalito: 1958

City Gas: 1905
... Those Elmurst, NY, Gas Tanks were a staple for many Long Island Expressway Commuters. Traffic reporters would announce, with almost ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 10/01/2019 - 11:14am -

City Gas: 1905

Caumsett Manor: 1933
October 12, 1933. Huntington, Long Island. "Marshall Field estate at Lloyd Neck. Interior view of polo ... and Caumsett is no exception). Most of the North Shore Long Island great estates have been carved up or are in private hands -- this ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/31/2012 - 9:02pm -

Caumsett Manor: 1933

Portrait of a Prodigy: 1933
... 10, whose mother is a church organist in Queens Village, Long Island, and whose father, Clemmett Birdsong Perkins, is Eastern Passenger ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 08/28/2012 - 3:11pm -

Portrait of a Prodigy: 1933

Ledkote: 1956
... 1956. "Ledkote Products Co., Vernon Boulevard, Astoria, Long Island. Office accounting department. Corydon M. Johnson Co., client." ... to Port Jefferson Station, about 50 miles to the east on Long Island. In 1959 the company changed its name to Lawrence Aviation ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 03/22/2014 - 2:34pm -

Ledkote: 1956

Seeing New York: 1904
... buses” were made by the Vehicle Equipment Company of Long Island City, New York. Their literature called them “A combination of ... Lloyd and Lucius T. Gibbs. By 1903 they had relocated to Long Island City. Up until mid-1906 they built a large number of commercial ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 07/24/2012 - 9:51pm -

Seeing New York: 1904

Soldiers and Nurses
... Cavalry unit in convalescent quarters, perhaps on eastern Long Island, South Fork. Spanish-American War The uniforms would lead me ... from Camp Wickoff to various hospitals in New York and Long Island. Some of those articles list men from the 1st Cavalry, Troop K. The ... 
 
Posted by bronson - 09/25/2010 - 3:04pm -

Soldiers and Nurses

Keep on Truckin': 1975
... Hey that's my room! ... in 1970. On Commack, Long Island. Black Velvet Memories For a second there I was right back ... 
 
Posted by tterrace - 09/29/2011 - 6:22pm -

Keep on Truckin': 1975

Dark Passage: 1942
... I was raised in a row house in Jamaca, Queens, Long Island in the early 40's, I'm 68 now. The houses were side by side as ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 05/14/2017 - 10:16pm -

Dark Passage: 1942

The Mortgage Room: 1953
... 24, 1953. "Suffolk County Federal Savings. Babylon, Long Island, New York. Mortgage room. C.M. Johnson, client." At left, Miss ... Suffolk Federal Credit Union. Both have locations all over Long Island, but I am not sure if these are spin-offs of the original. ... 
 
Posted by Dave - 02/19/2013 - 10:08am -

The Mortgage Room: 1953

Mom and Me: 1971
... My mother standing in front of our house in Massapequa, Long Island, in 1971. In six months I would be born. View full size. ... steps, and that siding looks like a thousand houses on Long Island. The great LI building boom started in 1939-1940, before Pearl ... 
 
Posted by gjoe - 10/06/2009 - 11:38pm -

Mom and Me: 1971
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